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Last updated: 12 December 2020
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Date:02-JUL-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DH60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
De Havilland DH.60M Moth
Owner/operator:Toronto Flying Club
Registration: CF-ADG
C/n / msn: 777
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Downsview Airfield, North York, Toronto, Ontario -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Downsview Airfield, North York, Toronto, Ontario (CYZD)
Destination airport:Downsview Airfield, North York, Toronto, Ontario (CYZD)
Narrative:
C/no.777: DH.60M [Gipsy I] to DeHavilland Canada without C of A; arrived Mount Dennis 24.4.29. Registered as CF-ADG [C of R 584] 3.5.29 to Prospectors Airways Ltd, Haileybury, Ontario. Sold 8.4.33 (but not re-registered) to De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd, Toronto. Registration lapsed 5.6.33. Registration still lapsed 8.12.33. Re-registered [C of R 1536] 6.2.35 to A.F. Elmhirst, Keene, Ontario.

Re-registered [C of R 1654] 25.1.36 to Toronto Flying Club Ltd, Downsview. C of R lapsed 19.5.39. Overturned on landing at Downsview Airfield, North York, Toronto, Ontario, 2.7.41 and written off

Sources:

1. http://afleetingpeace.org/index.php/aeroplanes/15-aeroplanes/97-register-canada-cf-a
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.baaa-acro.com/1941/archives/crash-of-a-de-havilland-dh-60-moth-in-toronto-6/]
3. http://www.ab-ix.co.uk/dh60.pdf
4. http://www.airhistory.org.uk/gy/reg_CF-.htmll
5. http://www.orpheusweb.co.uk/vicsmith/Accidents/Jul41.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Aug-2017 20:38 Dr. John Smith Added
15-Aug-2017 20:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Destination airport]
15-Aug-2017 20:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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